Michael Clay, MD
Michael R. Clay, MD

Michael R. Clay, MD

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty



MD - University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont
Residency - Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Anatomic Pathology, Stanford, California
Fellowship (Breast and Gynecological Pathology) - Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California
Fellowship (Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology / Molecular Pathology) - Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Research Interests

  • Solid Tumor Pathology
  • Molecular Diagnostics and Classification of Disease
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology

Selected Publications

Clay MR, Martinez AP, Weiss SW, Edgar MA. MDM2 and CDK4 Immunohistochemistry: Should it be Used in Problematic Differentiated Lipomatous Tumors? A New Perspective. Am J Surg Pathol 2016 (in press).

Steen AJ, Shin JH, Pace NC, Edgar MA, Clay MR, Linos K, Barton DT, Mann JA. Bullous Kaposiform Hemangioendothelioma Masquerading as Aplasia Cutis Congenita. Pediatric Dermatology June 24, 1-3, 2016.

Clay MR, Martinez AP, Weiss SW, Edgar MA. MDM2 Amplification in Problematic Lipomatous Tumors Analysis of FISH Testing Criteria. Am J Surg Pathol Oct;39(10):1433-9, 2015.

Okene EO, Parikh A, Clay MR, Williams III BR, Clements Jr S. Metastatic sarcoma: a rare case of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction. J Heart Cardiol 1(1): 1-4, 2015.

Clay MR, Folkins A, Allison K, Longacre T. Risk of Secondary Malignancy (Including Breast) in Patients with Mismatch Repair Protein Deficiency. Am J Surg Pathol Nov;38(11):1494-500, 2014.

Clay MR, Varma S, West RB. MAST2 and NOTCH1 Translocations in Breast Carcinoma and Associated Pre-Malignant Lesions. Submitted to Human Pathology. Hum Pathol Dec;44(12):2837-44, 2013.

Clay MR, Iberri DJ, Bangs CD, Cherry A, Jensen KC. Clinicopathologic characteristics of HER2 FISH-ambiguous breast cancer at a single institution. Am J Surg Pathol Jan;37(1):120-7, 2013.

Clay M, Gibson P, Lowell J, Cooper K. Microscopic Uterine Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Neoplasm (LAM PEComa): a case report with the earliest manifestation of this enigmatic neoplasm. Int J Gynecol Pathol Jan;30(1):71-5, 2011.

Clay M, Evans M, Peng Z, Cooper K. No Evidence of Human Clonally Transmissible Anogenital Cancer. Int J Surg Pathol  Aug;18(4):304, 2010.

Fung MK, Balderama G, Chen P, Clay M, Dorsky S, Mcilree C, Sisemoore J, Stinnett-Donnely J, Dembeck C, Nattress P, Carney J. Are Lapsed Donors Who Last Donated After A Disaster Different from Lapsed Donors In General? Transfusion 48(supplement):38A-39A, 2008.

Last update: August 2016